Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk with a requirement for WCF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WCF over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 42 69
Rank change year-on-year +2 +27 -45
Permanent jobs citing WCF 37 50 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 6.58% 5.10% 1.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.87% 11.49% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 35 48 4
Suffolk median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £36,625
90th Percentile £50,000 £53,750 £74,125
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +10.47% -10.42% +6.67%

WCF is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Suffolk
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 207 435 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 36.83% 44.34% 43.17%
Number of salaries quoted 191 370 335
Suffolk median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £58,750
East of England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% -

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

Job postings citing WCF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Suffolk.

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Suffolk

WCF
Salary Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF in Suffolk.

Salary trend for WCF in Suffolk

WCF
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Suffolk over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WCF in Suffolk

WCF
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Suffolk region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +38 30 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Bury St Edmunds 0 7 £35,000 -18.13% 1
WCF
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Suffolk region with a requirement for WCF.

1 37 (100.00%) C#
1 37 (100.00%) .NET
2 36 (97.30%) ASP.NET Web API
3 34 (91.89%) ASP.NET
4 33 (89.19%) SQL Server
5 31 (83.78%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (81.08%) HTML
6 30 (81.08%) JavaScript
6 30 (81.08%) CSS
7 29 (78.38%) Web Services
7 29 (78.38%) AngularJS
8 27 (72.97%) jQuery
9 25 (67.57%) SQL
10 22 (59.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 21 (56.76%) MVC
12 20 (54.05%) Software Engineering
12 20 (54.05%) Unit Testing
12 20 (54.05%) HTML5
12 20 (54.05%) Waterfall
12 20 (54.05%) REST
12 20 (54.05%) CSS3
13 19 (51.35%) Degree
14 18 (48.65%) JSON
14 18 (48.65%) Ajax
14 18 (48.65%) Subversion
14 18 (48.65%) Scrum
14 18 (48.65%) OO
14 18 (48.65%) ASP.NET MVC
14 18 (48.65%) SOLID
15 17 (45.95%) Sass

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.11%) CMS
2 2 (5.41%) IIS
2 2 (5.41%) Kentico
2 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.41%) IaaS
2 2 (5.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) DNS
2 1 (2.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (89.19%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.92%) NoSQL
3 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (5.41%) Couchbase
4 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.70%) MySQL
5 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (48.65%) Subversion
2 15 (40.54%) JIRA
3 10 (27.03%) Git (software)
4 7 (18.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (13.51%) TeamCity
6 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
6 3 (8.11%) Moq
6 3 (8.11%) MSBuild
6 3 (8.11%) NUnit
7 2 (5.41%) gulp
7 2 (5.41%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 3 (8.11%) Games
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Advertising
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (89.19%) Developer
2 28 (75.68%) .NET Developer
3 26 (70.27%) C# Developer
4 23 (62.16%) ASP.NET Developer
4 23 (62.16%) C# .NET Developer
4 23 (62.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 17 (45.95%) Software Engineer
6 16 (43.24%) Software Developer
7 15 (40.54%) .NET Software Developer
7 15 (40.54%) .NET Software Engineer
7 15 (40.54%) C# Software Developer
7 15 (40.54%) C# Software Engineer
7 15 (40.54%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 5 (13.51%) SQL Developer
9 3 (8.11%) Full Stack Developer
10 2 (5.41%) Architect
10 2 (5.41%) Azure Architect
10 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
10 2 (5.41%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (100.00%) .NET
2 36 (97.30%) ASP.NET Web API
3 34 (91.89%) ASP.NET
4 30 (81.08%) CSS
4 30 (81.08%) HTML
5 29 (78.38%) AngularJS
5 29 (78.38%) Web Services
6 27 (72.97%) jQuery
7 22 (59.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 20 (54.05%) CSS3
8 20 (54.05%) HTML5
8 20 (54.05%) REST
9 18 (48.65%) Ajax
9 18 (48.65%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (48.65%) JSON
10 17 (45.95%) Sass
11 15 (40.54%) LESS
12 11 (29.73%) RESTful
13 8 (21.62%) .NET Framework
14 7 (18.92%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.70%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Android
2 3 (8.11%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.70%) Windows
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (83.78%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (56.76%) MVC
3 20 (54.05%) Software Engineering
3 20 (54.05%) Unit Testing
3 20 (54.05%) Waterfall
4 18 (48.65%) OO
4 18 (48.65%) Scrum
4 18 (48.65%) SOLID
5 16 (43.24%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 15 (40.54%) Collaborative Working
7 8 (21.62%) TDD
8 7 (18.92%) Mobile Development
9 5 (13.51%) BDD
9 5 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (13.51%) Web Application Development
10 3 (8.11%) Android Development
10 3 (8.11%) Inversion of Control
10 3 (8.11%) Mentoring
10 3 (8.11%) Software Architecture
11 2 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) C#
2 30 (81.08%) JavaScript
3 25 (67.57%) SQL
4 9 (24.32%) T-SQL
5 5 (13.51%) Ruby
6 1 (2.70%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (51.35%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (5.41%) MCP
2 2 (5.41%) MCSD
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) Sony
3 2 (5.41%) Rackspace
3 2 (5.41%) Twitter
4 1 (2.70%) Google
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle